Weekender: Jan. 9-10

•Louisville Orchestra

Saturday, Jan. 9

Brown Theatre
$20-$75; 8 p.m.

The Louisville Orchestra starts out the New Year by showing their stuff at the Brown Theatre led by Resident Conductor, Jason Weinberger. The theme to this year’s season is “The Virtuoso Orchestra,” and our first program of the New Year is designed, beautifully, to illustrate the point.

•Kentucky Fitness Challenge

Saturday, Jan. 9

Kentucky International Convention Center
Free; 9 a.m.

Men, women, and children from all over the region will compete in Kentucky’s first functional fitness challenge event. This event will test individual’s muscular fitness, flexibility, cardiovascular endurance, speed, and agility. For more information go to www.metrocrosstraining.com.

•Family Fun Workshop

Saturday, Jan. 9

Carnegie Center for Art and History
201 E. Spring St.
New Albany, Ind.
(812) 944-7336

At the Jan. 9 workshop, they will be making Festive Fabric Flowers using 3″ fabric squares, rubber bands, and pipe cleaners (no sewing required). Fabric is provided, but families are also welcome to bring any fabric remnants from home they would like to use. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Suggested ages 2-12.

•Looking for Lilith Auditions

Saturday, Jan. 9 & 16

Who: Any and all female actors over the age of 20
What: Looking for Lilith’s Crossing Mountains: To Teach All We Can and To
Learn All We Can – an original play which explores 100 years of education
and change in the Kentucky mountains at the Hindman Settlement School
When: Saturday, January 9th, 4:30 – 6:30 and Saturday, January 16th, 4:30 -
Where: T.B.D.
Why: Because it is a wonderful show, a great company to work with and you
will get paid and might get tour gigs (which also pay)!
How: E-mail Shannon Woolley at shannon@lookingforlilith.org or call her at
347-439-8884 for a 15 minute appointment. Let her know your preferred time
and she will try to accommodate.  Prepare a 1-2 minute monologue and wear
clothes for movement.  You will also be asked to read from the script.
*If you cannot make either of these audition times, please contact us and
let us know of your interest so we can try to work out another time to see

•Clarksville Little Theatre Auditions

Jan. 10-11
Free; 7 p.m.

Auditions for “Harvey,” directed by Craig Nolan Highley. Please bring a headshot and resume. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Production Dates: March 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 2010.

•The Yearlings Club discussion

Sunday, Jan. 10

Yearlings Club
4309 W. Broadway
Free; 4-6 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 10 – “High School Dropouts: The Human Story Behind the Numbers and the Price You Pay,” discussion featuring panelists from dropout prevention task force members, Jefferson County Public Schools and the UofL College of Education and Human Development.

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